The Nikon SB-300 AF Speedlight is a lightweight on-camera
flash that is compatible with Nikon cameras featuring i-TTL support. The
SB-300 has a guide number of 59' at ISO 100 and covers a zoom range of
27-200mm. Additionally, the flash has a distance range of 2-66'.
The SB-300 ensures proper exposure and color balance with i-TTL
metering. When used with cameras featuring Nikon's Creative Lighting
System you can access advanced controls like rear-curtain sync and fill
Bouncing light off a ceiling or wall is made possible with a 120°
tilting head. This provides soft, even light on your subject. For
security during operation, the flash will click into position at 120°,
90°, 75°, 60°, and when facing directly ahead.
Weighing only 3.4 oz, its compact design makes traveling with this flash
easy. The SB-300 operates on two AAA batteries and comes packaged with
the Nikon SS-DC1 Soft Case for storage.
Creative control methods include fill-flash, front-curtain with
slow sync, rear-curtain sync, and rear-curtain with slow sync
Zoom flash head provides wide-angle coverage from 18-140mm in DX-format cameras or 27-200mm in FX-format
Recycle Time: Alkaline/4 sec - Ni-MH/3.5 sec
Flash-ready light turns on when flash is ready to fire